Search Inmates in Washington County, Florida. Results May Include: Bookings, Arrest Records, Mugshot, Crime Record, DOB, Jail Number, IDS, Loc, Date Booked, Time Booked, Case Number, Charges, Description, Release Date
Washington County is located in the central Panhandle of Florida. The county was created in 1925 and was originally almost twice the size of the state of Delaware. Numerous other counties were carved from it, leaving it with a current area of 616 square miles. Named for George Washington, the county is an area of rolling hills covered with pine and hardwood forests.The Choctawhatchee River forms the western border. Forestry, mining, and agriculture continue to be important in the county’s economy. Nearly 19% of the residents are below the poverty line. Chipley is the largest municipality and county seat. It is named for a railroad executive and state senator.
As of the 2010 census, the population was 24,935. White non-Hispanics make up nearly 79% of the population. About 15% of the residents are Black, with almost 3% Hispanic or Latino. A little over 1% of the county’s population is Native American.
The Washington County Jail is located at 1100 Brickyard Road, Chipley, Florida 32428. The facility is under the supervision of the Sheriff’s Office. In early 2016, the website was under construction, so very little information was available online; however, that may have improved. To inquire about an inmate, visitation schedule, or jail regulations, call the facility at 850-638-6110.
The Florida Department of Corrections operates the Northwest Florida Reception Center, formerly the Washington Correctional Institution. It is located at 4455 Sam Mitchell Drive, Chipley, Florida 32428. Opened in 1994, the 1,303-bed facility houses adult male inmates in close, medium, minimum, and work release custody. Adult basic education, GED, and literacy courses are available to inmates. To get more information about the facility or to inquire about a specific inmate, visit the Florida Department of Corrections website or call the Center at 850-773-6100.
Washington County Jail Address: 1293 JACKSON AVENUE, BLDG 200 CHIPLEY FL 32428